National Board and executive committee minutes and reports, 1910 February-1917 December
Scope and Contents
Minutes of meetings of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its executive committee. Minutes concern national business, budgets and finance, committee business, resolutions and recommendations and personnel. Following the October 1910 minutes is a copy of the published report, "Some Urgent Phases of Immigrant Life," a study of immigrant women and their needs. Materials from January 1917 concern the "Los Angeles Amendment" on the evangelical basis for membership.
Dates of Materials
- Creation: 1910 February-1917 December
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.
However, by agreement with the YWCA of the U.S.A., microdexes known to contain financial records or personal health information (usually on job applications) were not digitized and/or not published in our online repository as part of the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Collections grant. These microdexes may still be accessed on the original microfilm, and digital files may be made available to individual researchers upon request.
1566 frames (1 partial reel)
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